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Demographics

People

Total Population557
Male Share of the Population50.8%
Female Share of the Population49.2%
Senior Citizens24.8%
Employed Population 16+229
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married56.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.9%
Median Earnings25+$23,214
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,038
% Above Poverty Level68%
% Below Poverty Level32%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.7%
% Using Public Transportation0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone21.3%
Median Gross Rent$443
Median House Value$68,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)40.2%
German26.2%
Norwegian19.6%
Irish9.3%
English4.7%
Polish4.3%
Swedish3.6%
French Except Basque3.6%
Canadian2.5%
Ukrainian0.7%
Dutch0.7%
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Waubay Almanac

CategoryValue
County Day County
Standard Zip Codes57273
Phone Area Codes605
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude45.33
Approximate Longitude-97.3

Waubay Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationWAUBAY NATL WILDLIFE REF
Distance7.4 miles
Jan Temp1 to 21 F
Apr Temp33 to 56 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 59 F
Annual Precip20.9 inches
StationSUMMIT 1 W
Distance11.8 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 20 F
Apr Temp30 to 56 F
Jul Temp56 to 82 F
Oct Temp33 to 58 F
Annual Precip23.1 inches
StationSISSETON
Distance26.2 miles
Jan Temp2 to 21 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp60 to 84 F
Oct Temp36 to 59 F
Annual Precip22 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bristol350$53,750
Florence329$65,938
Roslyn197$38,125
Summit390$47,750
Webster1,813$47,824
Wilmot463$66,250

Waubay Public Libraries

Waubay Public Library
94 NORTH MAIN ST
Waubay, South Dakota
(605) 947-4748

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Waubay Public Schools

Enemy Swim Day School
13525 446th Avenue
ZIP: 57273
(605) 947-4605
Primary
Waubay Elementary - 02
202 W School Rd
ZIP: 57273
(605) 947-4529
Primary
Total Enrollment 91
Waubay High School - 01
202 W School Rd
ZIP: 57273
(605) 947-4529
High
Total Enrollment 52
Waubay Jr. High - 03
202 W School Rd
ZIP: 57273
(605) 947-4529
Middle
Total Enrollment 20
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